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Creators:
Thomson, Betty, 1940-
Dates:
1917-1977
Size:
6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.thombett
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; notebooks with sketches, poems, writings on art; photographs of Thomson's family, work, and friends; financial and legal papers; loose sketches and drawings and one sketchbook; subject files; and printed materials.

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Creators:
Artists in Residence (Gallery: New York, N.Y.)
Dates:
1972-1979
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.artiin
Repository:
Archives of American Art

By-laws and a membership agreement; lists of members; financial and legal material; writings; notes from meetings; material relating to grant applications; resumes; a file on a 1976 exhibition, "Combative Acts, Profiles and Voices"; exhibition catalogs and announcements; correspondence; and printed miscellany.

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Creators:
Renwick family
Dates:
1856-1944
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.renwrenw
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters from James Renwick to Edward Renwick and Henry B. Renwick; letters from Emily Dilworth Hicks Renwick to Henry B. Renwick; insurance and financial papers, travel and personal documents, and a passport photo of Henry Brevoort Renwick; clippings; correspondence, financial, and legal documents of Edward Renwick including 2 appraisals of "Brookl...

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Creators:
Reed, Luman, d. 1836
Dates:
[ca. 1844-1865]
Size:
1 Microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.reedluma
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, correspondence, financial data, legal material, and photographs. [1 family photo was remicrofilmed on reel 3829.]

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Creators:
Printed Matter, Inc.
Dates:
1970-1990
Size:
24.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.prinmati
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of Printed Matter, Inc., a non-profit artists' book publisher and distributor in New York, measure 24.9 linear feet and date from 1970 to 1990. Documentation on this organization includes artist, distributor, and client files; inventory records; legal and administrative records; general correspondence; ledgers, invoices, and other financial records; files arranged by subject; and architectural drawings of the interior office space. The administrative correspondence scattered across the various series shows Printed Matter's philosophy, operations, and relationships to artists. Many early notes and minutes are in Sol LeWitt's handwriting. Among the names to be found in the files are former staff members Edith deAk, Mike Glier, Nancy Linn, Ingrid Sischy, and Nancy Princenthal; founders Sol LeWitt and Lucy Lippard; and contracted artists, such as Douglas Davis, Heidi Fasnacht, Jenny Holzer, Douglas Huebler, Louise Lawler, Richard Nonas, Martha Rosler, Ed Ruscha, Art Spiegelman, Michelle Stuart, Athena Tacha, and Lawrence Weiner.

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Dates:
1979-2015
Size:
4 Linear feet (consisting of 8 legal document boxes.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2016.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

The Shirley Z. Johnson Papers, dating from 1979-2015, measure 4 linear feet and include an inventory, correspondence, and research files related to Johnson's collection of Chinese textiles.

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Creators:
Cascieri, Arcangelo, 1902-1997
Dates:
1902-1982
Size:
3 Linear feet
2 Items (rolled docs)
Collection ID:
AAA.cascarca
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The majority of the collection consists of project files, ca. 1932-1981, containing correspondence, sketches and printed material from Cascieri's many commissions of church sculptures. Also found are Cascieri's pencil studies as a student, ca. 1930's, sketches from his projects, and miscellaneous drawings.

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Creators:
Steele, Theodore Clement, 1847-1926
Dates:
1870-1967
Size:
2 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.steetheo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, sketchbooks, biographical information, photographs, manuscripts, diary, notebooks, exhibition catalogs, and scrapbooks.

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Creators:
Los Angeles Art Association
Dates:
1922-1990
Size:
12.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.losangea
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Los Angeles Art Association records measure 12.6 linear feet and date from 1922-1990. Almost a third of the collection consists of artists' files containing a wide variety of materials documenting the association's relationship with numerous California and international artists. Also found are ten scrapbooks documenting exhibitions and events over the course of 50 years, administrative files, correspondence, subject files, exhibition files, financial and legal records, printed material, and photographic material depicting artists, events, and artwork. Scattered files of Executive Director Helen Wurdemann's are also found throughout the collection.

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Creators:
Thayer, Abbott Handerson, 1849-1921
Dates:
1851-1999
bulk 1881-1950
Size:
5.12 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.thayabbo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter and naturalist, Abbott Handerson Thayer, and the Thayer family date from 1851 to 1999, with the bulk of the material dating from 1881 to 1950, and measure 5.12 linear feet. Thayer's painting career, interest in concealing coloration (camouflage) in nature, and relationships with artists, patrons, family, and friends are documented through correspondence, writings, scattered legal and financial records, printed materials, and a scrapbook. Photographs are of Thayer, his family, studio, and friends, including artists. The collection also contains family papers created by his second wife, Emma Beach Thayer, his son Gerald, his daughters Mary and Gladys, and Gladys' husband David Reasoner, who managed Thayer's estate after his death.

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